Lead Software Engineer - Java

JP Morgan

Location: Glasgow City

Job Type: Full time


Who we are

The Digital Platform & Services team is responsible for assessing emerging trends, technologies, electronic platforms, potential partnerships, and for building digital products-that could transform the way we, and our clients, do business. Our team consists of product managers, designers, developers and business representatives. The team is thoughtful in balancing due diligence with speed to market and creativity with the discipline to produce best-in-class, efficient, thoughtful digital solutions for our clients.

Why join?

This is a fascinating time in our industry. It's clearer today than ever that banks need to embrace technology and innovation if they are to thrive in the years to come. We have already bought into this and are committed to show that we can do it and are looking for others to join.

You will:

  • Work on some of the most complex and interesting problems at the intersection of two dynamic Industries Finance and Technology
  • Develop products that can change the way our clients operate, and how Banking is done today and ensure that we have regulatory compliance
  • Influence decisions on Market Strategy, Platform Strategy, Client Engagement and implementing Innovative technology-based solutions
  • Interact with other high-performing teams within JPM to inspire innovation and champion change throughout the bank
  • Establish large and fascinating datasets currently not available anywhere else

Our team solves delivers products and platforms that provide innovative, cutting-edge solutions to the most challenging problems in the surfacing & discovery, quality, and delivery & governance of data in the industry.

The platforms we deliver support the entire data workflow:

- Catalogue, Search and discovery

- Integration, Access and Entitlements

- Governance, Lineage and Quality.

We are looking for a talented, enthusiastic engineer to design and build our next-gen platform.

The ideal individual:

- Is self-motivated with an ability to work in a fast-paced, results-driven environment

- Shows interest in emerging technology trends and products that are appropriate to the data space.

- Possesses a wide variety of strengths and capabilities, including:

  • BS/BA degree or equivalent experience
  • Understanding of architecture and design patterns
  • Knowledge of industry-wide technology trends and best practices
  • Ability to work in large, collaborative teams to achieve organizational goals
  • Passionate about innovation and automation
  • Experience with leading a team
  • Proficiency in Java, Spring / Spring Boot, React

Experience in one or more of the following areas is desirable:

  • DevOps, Jenkins
  • Redux, Saga
  • Terraform, Kubernetes, Spinnaker
  • AWS certification
  • Jasmine, Jest, Cypress
You’ve got this!